Symptoms

  • 355 dead in Syria chemical attack, says medical charity MSF 25-08-2013 02:36 AM

    Three hospitals near Damascus reported 355 deaths after an alleged chemical attack last Wednesday out of around 3,600 admissions with nerve gas-type symptoms, the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Saturday. The Syrian opposition has accused government forces of gassing hundreds of people on Wednesday by firing rockets...
  • Hepatitis B carrier state has no symptoms: Dr Vivek Raj 30-07-2013 05:00 PM

    Dr Vivek Raj, director of department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Max Healthcare, joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on hepatitis in India and the available preventive technologies. Q. I am hepatitis B positive and non reactive. My fibroscan suggest 6.5 Kpa stiffness. Liver Biopsy shows possibility of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis/no...
  • 10 persons diagnosed with dengue symptoms in Barsathua village 26-07-2013 07:05 PM

    Ten persons were on Friday diagnosed with symptoms of Dengue in a village in Bihar's Rohtas district, health department sources said. A team of doctors visited Barsathua village and found 10 persons, including three women and a girl, were suffering from symptoms of dengue during check up, the Medical Officer...
  • Social networking sites can trigger psychotic symptoms: Study 21-11-2012 06:07 PM

    Jerusalem: Excessive internet communications through social networking sites such as Facebook may lead to psychotic symptoms, including delusions, anxiety and confusion, according to a new study. A study by Tel Aviv University found a connection between gradual development and exacerbation of psychoticd symptoms and intensified use of computer communications. "As...
  • Fatwa allows fasting men to use nicotine patches 03-08-2011 11:37 AM

    Dubai: A special fatwa issued by a religious body here has permitted smokers to use nicotine patches during the month of Ramadan to deal with withdrawal symptoms, saying it does not violate the observance of fasting. The Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department (IACAD) here issues list of fatwas daily...
  • AP govt goes all out to battle swine flu 08-08-2010 10:44 AM

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government has finally fine-tuned its flu fighting measures after more than 200 people have been affected and 21 people have lost their lives. Andhra Pradesh chief minister K Rosaiah asked the health department officials to take all steps to contain the spread of infectious diseases including...
  • Revised guidelines to handle swine flu 06-08-2009 06:22 PM

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  • View chat: With Dr Bir Singh on swine flu and Indians 06-05-2009 12:49 PM

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  • Tanorexia, teenagers' latest addiction 03-09-2008 05:29 PM

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  • Chikungunya: Dos and dont's 14-06-2007 02:02 PM

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